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  Tishrei 9, 5781 , 27/09/20

New York registers more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases in one day

More than 1,000 New Yorkers tested positive for COVID-19 in a single day on Saturday, marking the first time since June 5 the state has seen a daily number that high, The Associated Press reported.

The number of positive tests reported daily in the state has been steadily inching up in recent weeks, a trend possibly related to increasing numbers of businesses reopening, college campuses reopening and children returning to school.

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